Heroin deaths prompt renewed calls for Victorian safe injecting rooms

Heroin overdose deaths is what began Families and Friends for Drug Law Reform 21 years ago. It is most distressing that these deaths continue today and parents are still experiencing the tragedy of losing a child when a change in policy could save them.

“The tragedy of losing a child to what could have been a preventable death makes me want to shout out to the Government ‘You have a responsibility to look after our children’.”

“If Aaron had of overdosed that night in a safe injecting room he would still be here. Aaron would still be with us. I have no doubt.”

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